Social Emotional Learning (SEL) is the process through which individuals who could be adults or children learn and effectively apply knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary to achieve positive life goals, manage emotions, feel and show empathy to others as well as establish a positive relationship and make responsible decisions. Through this skills and knowledge, most people will be proper positively in life through the education life skills that they acquire. In social and emotional learning, the children have greatly gained in this and this is important in their different aspects of life. In this article, you will be able to learn of the roles of the social and emotional learning in the life of the students who undertake this curriculum.
The first benefit that individuals get from the social and emotional learning and this especially applies to the children is that it has been able to bring academic success. Discipline is the most important feature for the success in academics and through self-discipline, most students have improved their class performance. Through the social and emotional learning, the students are also able to accept who they are this makes them concentrate more in class work which then translates to good results. Social and emotional learning has helped the students develop a positive attitude to school which has then been of importance to the improvement of the grades at school.
The social and emotional learning has the advantage of the better behavior for the individuals who have undergone through this curriculum. A bad or negative behavior is developed as a result of the inability of the individual to control their anger. This will then be expressed and destructive behavior in school and inappropriate behavior. The social and emotional learning has been of great importance in ensuring that the individuals have proper anger management skills. Such individual will have a good behavior because through this they will be able to control their behavior and have low aggression, they will not be involved in substance abuse and will have a better relationship with the rest at school.
Through social and emotional learning, there has been the advantage of the improved social behavior of the students. It is important to have good social skills that ensure that you live in harmony with the others. People who have poor social skills often have trouble when dealing with others. Students who have been through the social and emotional learning have been able to show success and improvement in class. This is due to the good relations that they develop with the students and the teachers in the school.